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Katherine Walker

Cross Country/Distance
Position
Junior
Class
Stafford, Va.
Hometown
Brooke Point
High School

PRs: 1600m – 4:57.37, 3000m – 9:35.29, 3200m – 10:30.08, 5k – 16:46.02, 10k – 37:23.60
All-Region: XC ([apos]10)

2013 OUTDOOR
Finished 19th in the 10000m at the ACC Championships

2013 INDOOR
Did not compete

2012 CROSS COUNTRY
Placed 38th at NCAA Southeast Regional
Part of the scoring five for UVa at ACCs
Also competed at VT Alumni Open

2012 OUTDOOR
Did not compete

2012 INDOOR
Finished 11th in 5000m at ACCs

2011 CROSS COUNTRY
Scored at NCAAs, finishing 185th
Also scored at ACCs, placing 23th
Highest finish was 11th at Panorama Farms Invite

2011 OUTDOOR
Placed seventh in 10000m and 11th in 5000 at ACCs

2011 INDOOR
Placed fifth in 5000 in personal-best 16:46.02 at ACCs
Finished 10th in 3000 in season-best 9:35.29 at ACCs

2010 CROSS COUNTRY

Placed 26th at ACCs and 17th at NCAA Southeast Regionals
Finished 132nd at NCAA Championships

High School
2010 outdoor national champion in 5000m
Two-time All-American (3200m, 5,000m)
VHSL AAA Virginia Female Athlete of the Year
VHSL AAA Outdoor State Champion in 3200m ([apos]10)
Finished runner-up at state cross country meet ([apos]09)
Six-time all-state honoree
Ran second-fastest high school time at Panorama Farms
Ranked No. 8 in nation in 3200m outdoors ([apos]10)
Held third-fastest oudoor two-mile time and 10th-fastest mile time Virginia ([apos]10)
Ran fourth-best two-mile time of the decade in the state

Personal:
Full name is Katharine Ann Walker
Daughter of Randy and Ann Walker
Has two siblings: Chris, 22, and Robert, 15
Coached by Tresa Jones at Brooke Point High School

More about Katherine:
Favorite magazine: Good Housekeeping
Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds
Favorite subject: math